Asteroid Masses

This collection of asteroid masses and densities was compiled from the published literature by Jim Baer, Steve Chesley, and Dan Britt. Size and shape information are included as well to show the source of the tabulated bulk density. This is the version of the compilation as of April 18, 2012.

Release Date: 2020-03-13

Data Set Info
PDS4 version urn:nasa:pds:compil.ast.masses::1.0 Browse Download (59 kb)
PDS3 version EAR-A-COMPIL-5-ASTMASS-V3.0 Browse Download (66 kb)

The PDS4 bundle was migrated from the PDS3 data set in March 2020. The data content is unchanged.

Use the following citation to reference this data set:

"Baer, J., Chesley, S., and Britt, D., Eds. (2020). Asteroid Masses V1.0. urn:nasa:pds:compil.ast.masses::1.0. NASA Planetary Data System;"

Superseded Versions: Show

EAR-A-COMPIL-5-ASTMASS-V2.0 Browse Download (64 kb)
EAR-A-COMPIL-5-ASTMASS-V1.0 Browse Download (62 kb)